Deuteronomy 8:13-20 NLT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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13 and when your flocks and herds have become very large and your silver and gold have multiplied along with everything else, 13 and when your herds and flocks grow large and your silver and gold increase and all you have is multiplied,
14 that is the time to be careful. Do not become proud at that time and forget the LORD your God, who rescued you from slavery in the land of Egypt. 14 then your heart will become proud and you will forget the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery.
15 Do not forget that he led you through the great and terrifying wilderness with poisonous snakes and scorpions, where it was so hot and dry. He gave you water from the rock! 15 He led you through the vast and dreadful desert, that thirsty and waterless land, with its venomous snakes and scorpions. He brought you water out of hard rock.
16 He fed you with manna in the wilderness, a food unknown to your ancestors. He did this to humble you and test you for your own good. 16 He gave you manna to eat in the desert, something your fathers had never known, to humble and to test you so that in the end it might go well with you.
17 He did it so you would never think that it was your own strength and energy that made you wealthy. 17 You may say to yourself, "My power and the strength of my hands have produced this wealth for me."
18 Always remember that it is the LORD your God who gives you power to become rich, and he does it to fulfill the covenant he made with your ancestors. 18 But remember the LORD your God, for it is he who gives you the ability to produce wealth, and so confirms his covenant, which he swore to your forefathers, as it is today.
19 "But I assure you of this: If you ever forget the LORD your God and follow other gods, worshiping and bowing down to them, you will certainly be destroyed. 19 If you ever forget the LORD your God and follow other gods and worship and bow down to them, I testify against you today that you will surely be destroyed.
20 Just as the LORD has destroyed other nations in your path, you also will be destroyed for not obeying the LORD your God. 20 Like the nations the LORD destroyed before you, so you will be destroyed for not obeying the LORD your God.